Ansprechpartner: Frau Christina Hirschl
Phone number: +43 4242 56300-260
Address: Technologiepark Villach, Europastraße 4
9524 Villach


CTR Carinthian Tech Research AG

Efficiency will be the key to energy use in the future. For this reason CTR conducts intensive research into raising the efficiency of modules and improving quality assurance steps in the production phase. CTR is a practical application-orientated research centre and specialises

in the development of intelligent systems. This encompasses the entire value creation chain, from silicon raw materials to module components – right through to complete PV power stations. CTR cooperates on research projects with various scientific institutions and business sector operators.


At a glance

  • Scientific expertise combined with high-tech  laboratories: Optics, electronics, mechatronics, simulation software/hardware, chemistry laboratory and PV outdoor test station
  • Partner for national R&D programmes (such as COMET) and international projects (EU Horizon 2020, Ecsel)
  • Awards/Prizes: Energy Globe Award, Science-2Business Award


Dr. Christina Hirschl